I got it into my mind to make a cigar box instrument after seeing one that the aforementioned nephew was working on. I also remember seeing John-Alex Mason play one he had made (this was a couple of years ago), and I recall him describing how he made his own pickup for it. I figured if I was going to make my own cigar box guitar, it would be cool and educational to make a pickup too.
The way the Times explained the closure implies it probably had to. In a short note , the Times cited significant alterations in the online landscape” over the period TimesSelect was in operation that made it in the best interest of the New York Times readers and brand” to grant full online access to all readers.
It was the first day of the Model Schools Conference put on by the International Center for Leadership in Education I had come prepared with some art supplies, since I knew it would be otherwise hard to keep rolling with this 30 Days of Creativity project while on the road.
It involves lots of reading and research, but the creative part for the purposes of 30 Days of Creativity is that I wrote a blog post about it. In Sixty Days in a Library I outline my plan to become skilled in the art and science of information theory with application to problems in biology.
Citing many examples, the author shows that companies like Wal-Mart (the giant supermarket chain) and Dell (the PC and consumer electronics producer) that adopted IT ahead of all the competitors of their industries have achieved an enviable advantage.